Lyft can return to Kansas City on July 23 after the Kansas City Council voted 9–2 Thursday to adopt Missouri’s new rules on vehicle-for-hire background checks. Lyft left Kansas City in 2015 because it argued the local fees, paperwork requirements and background checks required by the city were too burdensome.
Lyft can return to Kansas City on July 23 after the Kansas City Council voted 9–2 Thursday to adopt Missouri’s new rules on vehicle-for-hire background checks. Lyft left Kansas City in 2015 because it argued the local fees, paperwork requirements and background checks required by the city were too burdensome. File photo
Lyft can return to Kansas City on July 23 after the Kansas City Council voted 9–2 Thursday to adopt Missouri’s new rules on vehicle-for-hire background checks. Lyft left Kansas City in 2015 because it argued the local fees, paperwork requirements and background checks required by the city were too burdensome. File photo

Relaxed regulations give Lyft green light to return to KC after contentious absence

July 13, 2017 06:18 PM